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“Great cottage, great location”
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Garden Cottage, Fairlaw the perfect place for a holiday in the Scottish Borders
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Garden Cottage, Fairlaw the perfect place for a holiday in the Scottish Borders
The cottage is set on a working farm very spacious open plan kitchen dining room (35ft)
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17 reviews
Garden Cottage, Fairlaw the perfect place for a holiday in the Scottish Borders
The cottage is set on a working farm
very spacious open plan kitchen dining room (35ft)
The living areas are all upstairs in this 'upside down' house!
The upstairs has a kitchen/dinning room and a separate  sitting room, plenty of space for all
Sitting room looking out over the Cheviot hills and the North Sea
Sitting room
Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom
Plenty of toys, puzzles, games & books for all ages!
Winter sunset from sitting room
Secluded eating area the  perfect spot for a barbecue
Childrens' play area in front of the cottage
Garden Cottage is on a working farm surrounded by stunning countryside
St. Abbs Head
The stunning Berwickshire coastline is within 5 miles
All set for a trip to the beach!
Coldingham Bay
Coldingham Bay, award winning beach & St.Vedas  surf school.
Gunnersgreen House & the working fishing harbour, Eyemouth.
The neighbouring farm has plenty of animals
Take a stroll from the house through the surrounding fields & woods
Miles of stunning coastline is within easy reach of Fairlaw
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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Coldingham, Borders, Scotland

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Ecossaisa
Scotland
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great cottage, great location”
Reviewed 28 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Spacious, clean cottage in lovely surroundings, and close to St Abb's, Coldingham, Berwick Upon Tweed. Two bathrooms and another toilet were great for a group of friends sharing. Spacious living areas upstairs, with well equipped kitchen. Lovely garden to sit out in or for children to play. Ample parking. The Craw Inn within 15 minutes walking distance does lovely food and a good selection of beers and wines.(Take a torch if going at night).
No Wi-Fi, but that's probably a good thing so you can enjoy the peace and quiet.
Very friendly owner.

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Liked best: Clean, spacoius and cosy, good location
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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Management Response
28 Sep 2016
Thank for your great review, I am so glad that you & your party had such a good holiday. Do come back again soon! A special thank you for leaving the cottage so clean & tidy when you left, much appreciated.
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marcbn201...
Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
“Really lovely spacious cottage with friendly owner.”
Reviewed 30 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Garden Cottage is a lovely cottage and was perfect for our stay.

The location was fantastic as it allowed us to visit the superb Coldingham beach very regularly as well as being close to Berwick and other local attractions and very handy for a visit to Edinburgh.

Would definitely stay again next time we venutre up this way!

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
2 Sep 2016
Thank you for your review, it is always so great to get feedback. I am so pleased that you all enjoyed wonderful Coldingham Bay. Let's hope you decide to return to Fairlaw for another holiday soon.
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Davenport...
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Lovely Cottage”
Reviewed 5 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Just returned from 2 lovely weeks at this comfortable and well equipped cottage. Emma the owner is friendly and helpful. A great place to stay to visit Northumberland and the Scottish Borders.

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Management Response
6 Aug 2016
Thank you for your review, I am so pleased that you all enjoyed your stay at Garden Cottage, Fairlaw. Let's hope that you will come back & stay again.
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mickyw197...
Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
“Lovely Relaxing Break”
Reviewed 3 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Beautiful surroundings, home from home 'upside down cottage - which the kids loved'. The owner was very welcoming with a freshly baked loaf of bread and fresh flowers throughout the cottage. We would love to return to this cottage in the future. It was a bonus that the children were able to play outside safely.

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Liked best: the location
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
16 Jun 2016
Thanks Mick for your great review, I am so pleased that you and your family had such a good time at Garden Cottage. I look forward to welcoming you all back.
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jod13b
1 review
“Brilliant second stay”
Reviewed 23 April 2016 for a stay in January 2016

This was my second stay at Garden Cottage and it was even better than the first. Cannot praise Emma highly enough, wonderful, attentive and great host. Even though the cottage is on the same grounds as her house, you are left to your own devices, but she is there if you need her. Bedrooms are more than adequate, kitchen is perfect, 3 toilets and nice comfortable living room. Will most certainly be back here again.

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Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Families with young children Large groups
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Management Response
26 Apr 2016
Thank you for your very kind words Julie, it makes me so happy when guest come back for a return visit. I look forward to welcoming you all back again!
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